Ribbens Family History

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Ribbens Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained. English (Kent): unexplained. Perhaps of Dutch origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Gibbens, Nickens, Rimbey, Bivens, Tilkens, Riggins, Ricken, Rimes

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Ribbens Family Origin

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Ribbens Family Occupations

What did your Ribbens ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ribbens occupation in the UK was Ag Laborer. 10% of Ribbens's were Ag Laborers. Ag Laborer, Dockyard Writer and Engine Fitter H M D were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ribbens. A less common occupation for the Ribbens family was Lab In Paper Mill.

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  • Ag Laborer

  • Dockyard Writer

  • Engine Fitter H M D

  • Lab In Paper Mill


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Ribbens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ribbens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ribbens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 464 immigration records available for the last name Ribbens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 179 military records available for the last name Ribbens. For the veterans among your Ribbens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ribbens Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ribbens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ribbens in 1966 was 33, and 83 in 2004.

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